Is GH1 720p video better than GF1 720p ?

Started Sep 2, 2010 | Discussions thread
Marco Cinnirella
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Re: Is GH1 720p video better than GF1 720p ?
In reply to Aleo Veuliah, Sep 2, 2010

Yes but I was surprised to see GH1 looked sharper with the SAME lens under some conditions, than the GF1, in the video footage linked to (the 14-45)

Aleo Veuliah wrote:

timiano wrote:

Marco Cinnirella wrote:

OK, understood, but how does that translate into differences in the actual footage shot ? Quality?

Voldenuit wrote:

The GH1 has a multi-aspect sensor, so when shooting video (of any resolution) has more usable sensor area than a G1 or G2.

http://buypanasoniclumix.restoreyourhairfast.com/panasonic-lumix-dmc-gf1-compared-to-dmc-gh1-test-video-sequences/

There's a video on that page that should help you. I'd say the GH1 is a bit sharper at 720p than the GF1. Plus remember it'll be a bit wider, as already stated, and that the GF1 only records mono sound.

Sharpness depends on the lens used

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